Artists working at Great Western Park
Rachel Barbaresi is the artist in resident, running workshops and exploring ideas around the theme “A portrait of Great Western Park”.
Michael Condron is a sculptor who has been commissioned to create a work outside the UTC at the Harwell Road entrance to Great Western Park.
Martin Donlin designed the architectural glass which forms a facade of the Boundary Park sports pavilion.
Anne Griffiths is a contemporary textiles artist and was commissioned to work with community groups to create a felt art work for the Northern Neighbourhood Community Centre.
Peter Savage is a photographer working on a commission for Cornerstone Arts Centre documenting creative absorption as seen in the many arts activities taking place in Didcot.
Cornerstone arts centre in Didcot: www.cornerstone-arts.org
Arte Útil roughly translates into English as ‘useful art’ but it goes further suggesting art as a tool or device. Arte Útil draws on artistic thinking to imagine, create and implement tactics that change how we act in society. www.arte-util.org museumarteutil.net
GWP community links
Great Western Park residents association: www.gwpra.org.uk
Aureus secondary school: www.aureusschool.org
GEMS primary school: www.gemsdidcotprimary.org
UTC Oxfordshire: www.utcoxfordshire.org.uk
Great Western Park website: www.gw-park.co.uk
Boundary Park pavilion: www.boundarypark.org